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Adheren Incorporated

Adheren's cell-immobilizing products enable the capture of any live human cells for imaging, cancer research, and drug discovery.

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Biotechnology
  • Location United States
  • Currency USD
  • Founded August 2010
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Company Summary

Adheren provides innovative DNA-based products that capture any live human cells to analysis and imaging platforms. Our products and services enable scientists and clinicians to probe and assay live cells in new ways that can identify better antibody therapeutics, observe cancer resistance, study stem cells, and boost immune cells in vitro. Our users include life science platform technology companies, academic labs, and drug discovery companies.


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    Sonny Hsiao
    Chief Scientist

    Sonny Hsiao received his PhD in Chemistry from UC Berkeley with over ten research publications. Sonny co-founded Adheren with Prof. Matthew B. Francis. Sonny leads the Adheren's R&D team.

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    Catherine You
    Chief Executive Officer

    Catherine You has been the CEO of Adheren since August 2010. Previously, Catherine served as Director, Product Management of Oracle developing enterprise software that help companies manage sales, marketing and services. Prior to Oracle, Catherine was a senior consultant at Accenture assisting global clients leveraging technologies to become high-performance businesses. Catherine received a B. S. in Biomedical Engineering from UC San Diego.